|Nanoparticles Before Nanotechnology - víctor puntes, josep saldaña cavallé|
We are glad to present another NanoWiki compilation, following 'Balancing the promises' and 'Engines On'. This year we chose the subject of Nanoparticles Before Nanotechnology simply because we were suspicious that nanoparticles are too often, in scientific and non-scientific circles, perceived as invented, while we think they should be understood as discovered. Nanomaterials are claimed to be so new that people become scared...
Keywords: Nanotechnology; Nanoparticles; Nanomaterials; Nature